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  1. Arti says:

    Children with an underlying health condition or an immunodeficiency – which include those who have undergone chemotherapy – are generally at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19. Small studies during the pandemic have found between 6-20% of pediatric COVID-19 cases requiring hospitalization and 1-2% needing ICU care. Lloyd says parents should follow all of the standard guidance on preventing transmission and spread of coronavirus, including proper handwashing (at least 20 seconds using warm water and soap), not touching your face, nose, eyes or mouth and following aggressive social distancing (not going out unless you absolutely have to and staying six feet apart from others. Lloyd says parents should follow all of the standard guidance on preventing transmission and spread of coronavirus, including proper handwashing (at least 20 seconds using warm water an

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